Cavern News

International Beatleweek Round-Up

Friday, 8 September 2017
That was the week that was – and what a week it turned out to be. From the Weekend Warm Up at the Cavern on the opening day, to final The Big Three Show featuring The Beatles v The Stones
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International Beatleweek 2017 Special Guest Preview!

Thursday, 17 August 2017
Beatles fans and Beatles bands are heading for Liverpool from across the world over the next few days to take part in International Beatleweek 2017. The city will be alive with the sound of the Fab Four – music which
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Queen of Motown is heading to the Cavern

Friday, 14 July 2017
Queen of Motown Martha Reeves is heading for the Cavern in August as part of a UK tour with her Vandellas. Reeves’ distinctive and powerful vocals formed a soundtrack to the 60s, and she enjoyed a string of hits including
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John and Paul… “It Was Fete”

Thursday, 13 July 2017
It was a sunny day on July 6 1957 when the Quarrymen played at Woolton Church Fete for the first time. And the sunshine shone again – albeit with the threat of a few drops of teatime rain – when
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Friday, 30 June 2017
Julia Baird, John Lennon's Sister, looks back on the day John met Paul ahead of our 60th Anniversary Celebration. Julia Baird was 10 in July 1957, and her younger sister Jackie was seven, when they were taken to St Peter’s
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Remembering the day John met Paul: Colin Hanton

Friday, 23 June 2017
COLIN HANTON OF THE QUARRYMEN LOOKS BACK ON HIS TIME WITH JOHN AND PAUL AHEAD OF OUR LENNON/MCCARTNEY 60TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS. How did the Quarrymen come to play St Peter’s Church fete? "It was a leap of faith by the vicar
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Remembering the Day John Met Paul: Len Garry

Friday, 16 June 2017
Len Garry of the Quarrymen looks back on his time with John and Paul ahead of our Lennon/McCartney 60th Anniversary celebrations. On being friends with John Lennon... Len Garry: “I passed my 11 plus and I went to the Liverpool Institute.
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Mary Wilson of the Supremes Gears up for Gig at the Cavern

Friday, 9 June 2017
Back in the late 1950s, three teenage friends from Detroit loved to sing together – but they never dreamed they would one day become global superstars. The trio were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson. And within a few
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Remembering the Day John Met Paul: Rod Davis

Thursday, 8 June 2017
Rod Davis of the Quarrymen looks back on his time with John and Paul ahead of our Lennon/McCartney 60th Anniversary celebrations. On being friends with John Lennon... Rod Davis: “My mum and dad wanted a bit of peace on a Sunday
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Cavern Club Blues & Rhythm Album Release Party!

Thursday, 1 June 2017
The Cavern has got the birthday blues – but in a good way! We are launching a special new vinyl LP this month as part of our on-going 60th anniversary celebrations. And we are marking the release of Cavern Club
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Cavern Club named one of TripAdvisor’s Top Ten UK Landmarks!

Wednesday, 31 May 2017
CAVERN CLUB NAMED ONE OF TRIPADVISOR’S TOP TEN UK LANDMARKS FOR A SECOND YEAR RUNNING The Cavern Club has been voted as one of the top 10 UK tourist landmarks by TripAdvisor. The legendary Mathew Street venue has been named
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International Pop Overthrow returns to the Cavern

Friday, 12 May 2017
International Pop Overthrow returns to the Cavern next week – and both the festival and the club are celebrating anniversaries in 2017. This year’s event is extra special because it is the 15th year the IPO has been staged in
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Pretty Green sponsors International Beatleweek!

Friday, 12 May 2017
It’s been announced that The Beatles & Apple Corps X Pretty Green have come together to form a very special collaboration in recognition of the 50th Anniversary of the seminal Beatles album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and we're delighted to have them on board for this year's
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Motown at the Cavern!

Friday, 12 May 2017
Celebrate 60 years of the Cavern this summer with Smooth Radio and original Motown artists, Mary Wilson and Martha Reeves & The Vandellas. Two of the biggest names of Motown are heading for the Cavern this summer to help us
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UKBlues Challenge at the Cavern

Thursday, 27 April 2017
The Cavern is set to host the 4th UKBlues Challenge this September. The event is part of the club’s on-going 60th anniversary celebrations and harks back to the days when some of the blues greats played at Mathew Street. Four
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